Tag Archives: engaged

Let the games begin

What games to you remember playing in a school setting? Were the games motivation or did they increase stress? I have both positive and negative memories of playing review games in class. Although I enjoyed the games, it was not … Continue reading

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LRS Course

Promethean Planet offers an online course for Learner Response Systems – ActivExpression, ActiVote, ActivSlate, & ActivEngage. There are very well done tutorials that break down each step of the process. I looked at the sections on ActivExpression (which I recently … Continue reading

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PETE&C

I will be co-presenting & I have a group of students presenting at the Student Showcase for PETE&C in Hershey in February 2010. I am so excited about both. My presentation is: Bringing Global Connections Home with Moodle. It is … Continue reading

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ActivEducator Blog from Promethean Planet » Just What Is An ActivClassroom?

ActivEducator Blog from Promethean Planet » Just What Is An ActivClassroom? tags: iwb I read a lot of stuff on the web and listen in on a lot of conversations about interactive whiteboards and all that jazz.  Sometimes I’m all … Continue reading

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Cell Phone Success

I have successfully used cell phones in my 8th grade Spanish classes. Before I planned on using them, I set up a survey through Google Forms so I could see how many of my students would be excluded from the … Continue reading

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Flipping over these …

… in a great way. Thanks to my PLN I saw the tweets about the 2-for-1 offers on Flip Videos from Digital Wish. They arrived in the mail yesterday and I had to try them out today in class. Besides, … Continue reading

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What once was just a phone…

To educate myself about the outcry over cell phones and the rationale for traditional bans, I read articles on Textually. Very interesting stuff here. There are articles that provided support and reasons to oppose cell phones in school. This is … Continue reading

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